Sajal Jain is a Fellow at ICRIER. She holds a master’s degree in Economics and International Financial Economics from University of Warwick, United Kingdom. At ICRIER she has been working on issues related to climate change and sustainable development. Among other projects, she has worked on renewable energy and industrial competitiveness for a project with IDFC foundation, and previously on climate financing for a project of the Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance (MoF). She has also worked on the MSME sector, studying the dearth of finance availability for a project with German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE).

Her research interests include sustainable environment, green financing, climate negotiations and international impact, and renewable technology. Her co-authored works include ‘Analysing the Electricity Consumption Patterns in High Value Manufacturing Industries: Case-Study of Three Indian States’ and ‘Drivers and Constraints for Adopting Sustainability Standards in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) and the Demand for Finance’.